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Mexicali Rose

71 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2377
+1 203-270-7003
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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71 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2377
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Note: There used to be two Mexicali Rose restaurants but they lost their Bethel lease so for now it is only in Newtown. Ultra casual Mexican food made with love. No pretension here just 7 tables, funky art on the walls, colorful checkerboard floors and...More

Thank saltcreekct
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Simple sit down, great to go. Chips a must...take some home. Our favs are burritos...bean or veggie...but others good too. LOVED the carrot soup, bean too. Easy in and out. Call ahead to order take out, or sit and watch the take out people come...More

Thank StoneyEnd
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Great mexican food, i really love it. Food is so tasty and the service is super friendly. i love going to this place. Try their Nachos

Thank Eric E
Reviewed 2 March 2017

First, this is Mexicali Rose, Newton (Rt 25), not the Bethel Stony Hill location (yes there's a difference!). The food is freshly made to order, the family all works together front and back. Pablano pepper is a specialty. It's a fairly small menu, but all...More

Thank babbettandcaptbill
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love this Mexican restaurant - they also own another in Bethel. Great food, nice family - the place in Newtown is cozy - not big at all. Lots of people come in and take out food. The bethel location is much bigger. Both are very...More

Thank persnicketypromo
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Best Mexican Food by far. Everything is great! Prices are low. Portions are good. Home made salsa is great.

1  Thank Christ C
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Love going here their chips and salsa are made on site and are yummy! Everything is so good it's hard for me to choose what to get. The Cadillac margaritas are the best!

1  Thank RonKroha
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The food was delicious and plentiful. The home made chips were fantastic. The Chef, Michael, is so talented and friendly. We couldn't finish our huge lunch so Michael wrapped up care packages for us to take home. The rice pudding was out of this world....More

1  Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Good Mexican cuisine, best to take out rather than dine in for its quaint. My sister is obsessed with the chips and salsa there which are both homemade.

Thank WhaleyD
Reviewed 2 August 2016

We have been eating lunches and dinner at Mexicali Rose off and on for about five years. In my opinion it's one of the best Mexican restaurants in CT. If you are looking for elegance or a romantic atmosphere, keep on looking, but if what...More

1  Thank James S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 S Main St, Newtown, CT 06470-2377
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Newtown
  • Phone Number: +1 203-270-7003
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Description
Authentic Mexican food with styling and flavors from Oaxaca and many generations of family recipes.